Duchesne High School lockdown lifted following threat of violence

Duchesne High School on lockdown following threat of violence (File photo: KUTV)

UPDATE: The lockdown has been lifted at Duchesne High School.

Sheriff Boren confirmed that neighboring Duchesne Elementary School was also placed on lockdown as a precaution. Both lockdowns have been lifted and students are being released from school on schedule and buses will run as normal.

(KUTV)- Duchesne High School has been placed on lockdown following a threat of violence was reported to the school and law enforcement.

According to police, one student is in custody and no injuries have been reported.

Police say the school is on lockdown until deputies finish their search of the campus. Parents are encouraged to not come to the school to try to pick up students at this time.

This is a developing story and will be updated when more information becomes available.

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